Nicholas C. Ketchum, MD

Associate Professor


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Froedtert
  • 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue
  • Milwaukee, WI 53226


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

St. Joseph's Health Center

Froedtert and Medical College Specialty Clinics

West Bend Health Center

I strive to help patients who have problematic spasticity improve their function and quality of life through a multifaceted, team based approach.


Diseases and Conditions

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Dystonia
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Spasticity (dorsal rhizotomy/baclofen pump)
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Treatments and Services

  • Botulinum Toxin Injection For Dystonia

Patients Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior


  • English

Hospital Affiliations

  • Froedtert Hospital – Milwaukee

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Clinic Locations

St. Joseph's Health Center

West Bend Health Center

map of clinics' locations



Dr. Ketchum is a Medical College of Wisconsin Physiatrist who sees patients with spasticity (muscle tightness) due stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, dystonia, specializing in botulinum toxin injections and baclofen pump management.

Education and Training

Doctor of Medicine - University of Wisconsin Medical School - Madison, WI (2006)
Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2007-2010)
Fellowship in Spasticity and Neurorehabilitation - Medical College of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, WI (2010-2011)